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2015 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 08-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 49 .620 - 4.40 3.73 0.67 9.7 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 63 .512 14.0 4.32 4.39 -0.07 11.2 21
3 Cleveland Indians 62 66 .484 17.5 4.07 4.14 -0.07 -10.4 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 68 .469 19.5 3.80 4.27 -0.47 4.1 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 69 .465 20.0 4.38 4.89 -0.51 -1.6 19



2015 Rankings

80 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
49 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.620 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.40 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.67 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.7 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 17 .485 138 142 .266 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 16 18 .471 142 152 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 16 18 .471 142 149 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 15 18 .455 147 164 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 15 18 .455 147 163 .256 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by CS

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

5 CS
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

4 CS
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 CS

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

9.95 FAIR_RA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.61 FAIR_RA
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

5.15 FAIR_RA

Hitters by CS descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB
Sorted Descending
CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 543 70 17 3 3 39 24 57 14 5 .263 .303 .327 .229 13.2 1.8
2Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
3Lorenzo Cain 490 80 29 6 12 57 32 79 25 4 .312 .369 .485 .308 39.3 5.4
4Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.6 -2.1
5Eric Hosmer 529 80 27 4 14 77 46 87 6 2 .310 .371 .471 .294 25.0 2.9
6Mike Moustakas 499 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .285 .352 .452 .291 34.2 4.3
7Paulo Orlando 202 24 8 5 5 21 5 39 3 2 .234 .260 .406 .240 1.0 0.1
8Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.5 1.2
9Ben Zobrist 124 20 8 0 4 13 16 13 0 2 .327 .411 .514 .333 12.5 1.2
10Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
11Kendrys Morales 521 57 35 1 15 90 44 80 0 0 .286 .353 .462 .286 15.1 1.6
12Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
13Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .248 10.8 1.2
14Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
15Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
18Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 7.0 -0.2
19Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.110 2.9 0.1
22Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
23Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.8 -0.4
24Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .199 -1.1 -0.1
25Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.7 0.1
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.6 0.0
28Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1

Pitchers by FAIR_RA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Descending
FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1039 9.95 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.37459 5.61 -2.7 -0.2
3Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.70665 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
4Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2667 5.15 1.0 0.1
5Chris Young 9 6 0 26 16 103.3 7.05 3.05 6.10 1.22 3.22 4.52649 5.03 3.6 0.3
6Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.48923 4.85 5.3 0.6
7Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79366 4.77 7.0 0.8
8Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.66641 4.48 8.8 1.1
9Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.72729 4.34 2.9 0.1
10Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.56732 4.27 4.5 0.5
11Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.55991 4.22 4.1 0.4
12Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.29871 3.92 3.8 0.4
13Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.04677 3.90 2.0 0.2
14Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.12891 3.85 4.6 0.5
15Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.56943 3.75 2.6 0.3
16Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.78909 3.41 6.4 0.7
17Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.35672 3.34 7.0 0.8
18Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.214 3.12 6.1 0.7
19Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.71928 2.91 0.9 0.1
20Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.09781 2.48 12.6 1.4

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